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Wool Sale Report for BW30 held on
24th January 2017


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The twelfth sale of the 2016/17 Season was held by the British Wool Marketing Board at Wool House and offered 2,241,673 kgs. There was strong demand on better colour No1 style wools in particular, with these prices increasing. Poorer style and colour wools were generally cheaper, the clearance was 70%. Compared to last time sold: Fine types - No1's sellers favour, No2 and discoloured 3-6% cheaper. Medium types - No1's fully firm, others 2-3% cheaper. Mule types - No1's 2-5% dearer, others 1.5-3% cheaper. Cheviot types - No1's firm, No2's 3% cheaper. Radnor types - 3-4% cheaper. Welsh types - No1's fully firm, others 5% cheaper. Swaledale types - No1's firm, others 4% cheaper. Blackface types - 2-4% cheaper.


Summary

Average Price Indicator (greasy) Indicator (clean) Offered Sold Clearance Cumulative Price
105
p/kg
111
p/kg
161
p/kg
2.24
million kgs
1.57
million kgs
70% 118
p/kg

Latest Prices

Following the last sale on 10th January 2017, we quote the following prices greasy pence per kilo:

Grade Description 2017
Sale No. 29 - 10/01/2017
p per kg
2017
Sale No. 30 - 24/01/2017
p per kg
1 Fine Ewes No. 1 Up to 147 Up to 144
2 Fine Ewes No. 2 Up to 104 Up to 90
3 Medium Ewes No. 1 Up to 168 Up to 158
4 Medium Ewes No. 2 Up to 127 Up to 136
5 Mule Ewes No. 1 Up to 139 Up to 137
6 Mule Ewes No. 2 Up to 121 Up to 121
7 Cheviot Ewes No. 1 Up to 173 Up to 168
8 Cheviot Ewes No. 2 Up to 152 Up to 145
9 Fine Radnor No. 1 Up to 159 -
10 Fine Radnor No. 2 Up to 100 -
11 Welsh No. 1 Up to 105 Up to 104
12 Welsh No. 2 Up to 86 Up to 82
13 Swaledale No. 1 Up to 71 Up to 69
14 Swaledale Grey Up to 52 Up to 51
15 Blackface Medium No. 1 Up to 113 Up to 109
16 Blackface No. 2 Up to 104 Up to 105

Sale History

Sale Sale Average
p/kg
Indicator (greasy)
p/kg
Indicator (clean)
p/kg
Offered
million kgs
Sold
million kgs
Clearance
%
Cumulative Price
p/kg
BW30 24/01/2017 105 111 161 2.24 1.57 70 118
BW29 10/01/2017 106 114 167 2.20 1.33 60 119
BW28 13/12/2016 109 117 170 2.22 1.54 69 121
BW27 22/11/2016 114 124 180 2.07 1.38 67 122
BW26 08/11/2016 120 127 185 2.04 1.86 91 123
BW25 18/10/2016 114 124 179 2.00 1.60 80 124
BW24 04/10/2016 115 123 179 1.99 1.19 60 125
BW23 20/09/2016 124 130 187 2.02 1.45 72 127
BW22 06/09/2016 124 130 191 2.02 1.79 89 128
BW21 16/08/2016 126 131 192 1.97 1.66 85 129
BW20 26/07/2016 131 131 192 1.71 1.60 94 131
BW19 05/07/2016 131 131 189 1.19 1.13 95 134

Sale Analysis - Spot Sales

Sale No. BW30 - Date: 24/01/2017
Overall Sale Average 106.12 p/kg
Total Offering 1,338,067 kgs
Total Sold 906,771 kgs
% Clearance 68%
Total Value £962,237.22
This Season's Clip - 2016
Overall Sale Average 105.25 p/kg
Total Offering 1,329,643 kgs
Total Sold 898,347 kgs
% Clearance 68%
Total Value £945,531.34
Last Season's Clip - 2015
Overall Sale Average 198.31 p/kg
Total Offering 8,424 kgs
Total Sold 8,424 kgs
% Clearance 100%
Total Value £16,705.88

Sale Analysis - Forward Sales

Sale No. BW30 - Date: 24/01/2017
Overall Sale Average 102.73 p/kg
Total Offering 903,606 kgs
Total Sold 668,210 kgs
% Clearance 74%
Total Value £686,458.32
This Season's Clip - 2016
Overall Sale Average 102.73 p/kg
Total Offering 903,606 kgs
Total Sold 668,210 kgs
% Clearance 74%
Total Value £686,458.32
Last Season's Clip - 2015
Overall Sale Average 0.00 p/kg
Total Offering 0 kgs
Total Sold 0 kgs
% Clearance 0%
Total Value £0.00
Next Season's Clip - 2017
Overall Sale Average 0.00 p/kg
Total Offering 0 kgs
Total Sold 0 kgs
% Clearance 0%
Total Value £0.00

Graphs

British Wool Sale Price Average p/kg

British Wool Sale % Clearance

British Fleece Wool Price Indicators p/kg

British Wool Cumulative Average Price p/kg

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